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  • Bankroll Builder

    I'm new to PSO and would like to take place in the bankroll builder promotion.

  • #2
    Welcome to PokerSchoolOnline! Be sure to read THIS just to be be sure of exactly what's on offer with the Bankroll Builder promotion. >>click here<< for a complete overview of what PSO has to offer. We will advise within 24 hours as to whether or not you will be eligible for this promotion. Please check back this time tomorrow! Thank you for being a member of www.pokerschoolonline.com and best of luck to you at the tables! John (JWK24) umbup:
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    • #3
      Originally posted by ElitistJerk5 View Post
      I'm new to PSO and would like to take place in the bankroll builder promotion.
      Hello, You are eligible for the Bankroll Builder promotion, good job! NB: Bookmark this page so that you'll find it easily in the future First Step Watch the following video and pay special attention to the tips on retrieving and saving your hand history from PokerStars. This will be important for the rest of your promotional journey. After wacthing this please play some PLAY MONEY FULL-RING (9-Handed) tables at PokerStars and using the Hand Replayer post a hand here in this thread that you have questions about. Here is a video on how to use the hand replayer. Then when you have that done please have a go at the Poker Basic Course and pass the quiz at the end of the course. So you have 3 steps to do to begin with and when you have all 3 done we will award you with your first bonus. 1) Watch the 'Getting Started' video 2) Post a 'PLAY MONEY' hand here in the Forum using the Hand Replayer 3) Pass the Poker Basic course. Let us know as soon as you have all 3 steps completed. Best of Luck! Raiser umbup:

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      • #4
        1. I've watched the video. 2. Here's the hand: 3. I've passed the quiz.

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        • #5
          Thank you for posting this hand for review and I have asked one of the Hand Analysers to take a look at it for you.

          He will do this within the next 24 hours and once it's been analysed I will advise on the next step.

          Cheers.

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          • #6
            Hi ElitistJerk5! The first tip that I would have is for something that I see before the hand even starts. When sitting down to a ring table, I always wait for the BB to start playing. Paying extra blinds over and over is a huge drain to a player's bankroll. With 33 and 4 limps in front of me, I'd normally limp this behind and try to setmine, so since the blind was posted, I'll check and hope to hit a 3 on the flop. The BB decides to shove and is called by UTG. In order to setmine with 33 here, I need to have 15X the bet in both my stack and the opp's stacks.. which is not the case. This rules out calling as an option, as I do not have the correct odds to do so, so I either need to raise or fold. 33, while it is a pair, is a very, very marginal hand, especially in a multi-way pot and I do not want to raise with it. Therefore, my best option here is to fold and save my chips for a better situation. Patience is a big key in poker and I need to muck marginal hands and wait for one where I know that I'm ahead and can still be ahead after all 5 cards are on the board. Hope this helps and good luck at the tables.umbup: John (JWK24)
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            • #7
              Originally posted by ElitistJerk5 View Post
              I've passed the quiz.
              Brilliant!

              You've done all 3 tasks and you'll get your first bonus in the next 24 hours, good job!

              Step Two

              Use your first buy-in to only play the 1/2 cent real money FULL RING tables on PokerStars. Do not play any other type of game other than this. Post one hand that you had difficulty with here in this thread using the hand replayer and we will analyze it for you.

              Please watch the following video and answer the question below.



              List 3 reasons why a player may want to make a big bet?

              Then study the Cash Game course and once your happy have a go at attempting the quiz. Don't rush through the course, there's a lot of content there and the quiz is tricky so spend some time on this.

              So you have 3 things to do to earn your next bonus.

              1) Play the 1/2 cent Real Money tables and post an interesting hand here in the Forum using the Hand Replayer.
              2) Watch the Bet Sizing video and answer the question below it.
              3) Study and pass the Cash Game quiz.

              Let us know as soon as you have all 3 tasks complete and we will award you with your next buy-in.

              Best of Luck!

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